Books — New South Wales

Cessnock
Pioneer Register: Contains Genealogical Details of Pioneer Families in the Cessnock Local Government Area
2000 compiled by the Pioneer Register Committee and Society members, contains approx 19,500 names in the Name Index plus 201 pages of cross–referenced entries containing biographical details and a list of contributors contact details A4, spiral bound, 325pp
AUD$37.50 (incl p+h in Aus)

Available from
Cessnock District Historical & Family History Society Inc
PO Box 225, Cessnock NSW 2325, Australia
Pioneer Register: Contains Genealogical Details of Pioneer Families in the Cessnock Local Government Area

Comboyne
Comboyne - Chronicles of the early days
Comboyne: Chronicles of the early days
2005 Rod & Wendy Gow, features newspaper reports of the day to day life of the Comboyne community in the early days of settlement – their battles against the elements and officialdom, clearing of timber to establish farms, the establishment of community facilites and schools and chronicles the social and sporting activities of the Comboyne settlers A5, soft cover, 92pp, index
ISBN 0958001006, AUD$15.00 (incl p+h in Aus)

Available from
R & W Gow, 50 Ferry Lane, Cundletown NSW 2430, Australia

Come–by–Chance
They Stopped a While in Come-by-Chance Volume 3
They Stopped a While in Come–by–Chance Volume 3
2013 Helen Allerton, Lola Cormie, Marlene Davidson, contains more family stories and photographs, plus eulogies and stories recorded by early residents of the area
A4, soft cover, 196pp, b&w photos, illustrations, index
ISBN 9780975118467, AUD$60.00 (incl p+h)


Available from
Central Coast Family History Society Inc
PO Box 4090, East Gosford NSW 2250, Australia

They Stopped a While in Come–by–Chance Volume 2
2004 compiled by Helen Allerton, Lola Cormie, Marlene Davidson, stories of 80 families 1798–2004 plus Electoral Rolls 1902–1928, Post Office Country Directory 1904, WWII volunteers, police, teacher and school lists
A4, soft cover, 184pp, bibliography, b&w photos, index
ISBN 0975118420
, AUD$50.00 (incl p+h in Aus)

Available from

H Allerton, Gleneda,
Come-by-Chance NSW 2832, Australia
They Stopped a While in Come-by-Chance Volume 2

They Stopped a While in Come-by-Chance Volume 1
They Stopped a While in Come–by–Chance Volume 1
1997 compiled by Helen Allerton and Lola Cormie, a reprint of the first of 3 books in the series, records those buried in the Come–by–Chance Cemetery and in unmarked graves in the area compiled from obituaries and other newspaper articles
A4, soft cover, 202pp, b/w photos, illustrations, map, index
ISBN 064629024X, AUD$62.00 (incl p+h in Aus)

Available from
Outback Burials
12 Numby Close, Woy Woy NSW 2256, Australia

Cobar
The Cobar Leader News and Comments 1897–1901
2011, Marienne Faull, contains full transcriptions of news items compiled in chronological order with an index to the surnames mentioned in them

A4, soft cover, 86pp, surname index, AUD$15.00 (incl p+h in Aus)

Available from
M Faull
40 Prince Edward Avenue, Culburra Beach NSW 2540, Australia
The Cobar Leader News and Comments 1897-1901

Coonabarabran
Coonabarabran Pioneer Register 1900
2007, contains birth, death and marriage dates of Coonabarabran pioneers and their families, some with a brief history and details extracted from the Coonabarabran Court House records; a map of the district is included and photographs and illustrations are used throughout
A4, soft copy, 328pp
ISBN 9780646480688, AUD$60.00 in person, AUD$69.00 (incl p+h in Aus)

Available from
Coonabarabran DPS Local & Family History Group Inc
PO Box 378, Coonabarabran NSW 2357, Australia
Coonabarabran Pioneer Register 1900

Coonabarabran Pioneer Register Volume II
2012 edited by Jim Elliott and Barbara Hynds, compiled from Court House Records and private entries including families from Coonamble, Mendooran, Gulargambone, Cassilis and Coolah with information from Coonabarabran, Baradine and Binnaway
A4, soft cover, 300pp, abbreviations, bibliography, indexes, photographs, ISBN 9780646585536, AUD$70.00 (incl p+h in Aus)

Available from
Coonabarabran DPS Local & Family History Group Inc
PO Box 378, Coonabarabran NSW 2357, Australia
Coonabarabran Pioneer Register Volume II

From the Mountains to the Marshes ...
From the Mountains to the Marshes: Isolated burials and Court House records from Coonabarabran and Coonamble
2006 Jessie Kennedy, Helen Allerton, Lola Cormie, Marlene Davidson, includes more than 60,000 records of burials from death records from Court Houses at Coonabarabran (1859–1945) and Coonamble (1877–1945) plus photos of isolated burials in the mountains to the marshes district and Mara Anglican Cemetery A4, soft cover, 224pp, photos, index
ISBN 0975118439, AUD$70.00 (incl p+h in Aus)
Available from
L Cormie, 12 Numby Close, Woy Woy 2256, Australia

Cowra
Tragedies in the Cowra Shire
2011 Cowra Family History Group Inc, extracts of events that occurred from 1852–1949 published in newspapers; these stories serve to remind us of the progress in society that has been achieved in the last century
A4, soft cover, 211pp, index, illustrations,
ISBN 9780977573271, AUD$42.00 (incl p+h in Aus)


Available from
Cowra Family History Group Inc
PO Box 495, Cowra NSW 2794, Australia
Tragedies in the Cowra Shire

Cundletown
Cundletown, Ghinni Ghinni and Jones Island, Manning River: chronicles of the early days 1829–1880
2013 Rod and Wendy Gow, an insight into the development by its pioneers of what was seen as arguably the most fertile area in the Manning Valley, as recorded by many newspapers of the period
A4, soft cover, 154pp, illustrations, index, maps,
ISBN 9780980866773, AUD$25.00 (incl p+h in Aus)

Available from
R & W Gow
50 Ferry Lane, Cundletown NSW 2430, Australia
Cundletown, Ghinni Ghinni and Jones' Island, Manning River: chronicles of the early days 1829-1880

Falbrook area
The Graveyard and its Stories
2007 Carol Garvie, contains deaths and burials, in marked and unmarked graves, in St Clements graveyard, Camberwell and the Glennies Creek and Falbrook areas of NSW
A4, soft cover, 86pp, map, photos
ISBN 0957847408, AUD$32.50 (incl p+h in Aus)

Available from
Family History Society Singleton Inc
PO Box 422, Singleton NSW 2330, Australia
The Graveyard and Its Stories

Forster area
Index of Births, Deaths, Marriages etc extracted from the Cape Hawke Advocate 1964–1968
2008 Family History Advisory Group of the Great Lakes Library Service, contains surname, given name/s key, date, page & column number
A4, soft cover, 100pp, keywords, abbreviations
ISBN 9780975748015, AUD25.00 (incl p+h in Aus)


Available from
Great Lakes Library
PO Box 450, Forster NSW 2428, Australia
Index of Births, Deaths, Marriages etc extracted from the Cape Hawke Advocate 1964-1968

Index of Births, Deaths, Marriages etc extracted from the Cape Hawke Advocate 1954–1963
2005 Family History Advisory Group of the Great Lakes Library Service, contains surname, given name/s key, date, page & column number
A4, soft cover, 96pp, keywords, abbreviations
ISBN 0975748009, AUD25.00 (incl p+h in Aus)


Available from
Great Lakes Library
PO Box 450, Forster NSW 2428, Australia
Index of Births, Deaths, Marriages etc extracted from the Cape Hawke Advocate 1954-1963

Gerringong
Gerringong Indexes 1885–1891
compiled by John Graham, combines four contemporary indexes: 1885 Parliamentary Return of Landholders, 1885–86 NSW Electoral Roll, 1890–91 NSW Electoral Roll and 1891 Census Collectors Book, listing almost 100% of adult population (970 entries)
A4, soft cover, 43pp
AUD$9.50 (plus p+h)

Available from
Gerringong & District Historical Society Inc
PO Box 108, Gerringong NSW 2534, Australia
Gerringong Indexes 1885-1891

Glen Innes
A Short History of Glen Innes
compiled by A W Cameron, chapters include Early Settlement, Aborigines, Towns, Land, Law and Order, Pastoral Industry, Agriculture, Transport, Health, Flora, Fauna, Commerce, Industry, Accommodation, Mining, Local Government, Communications, Entertainment, Churches, War, Education, Census figures
A5, soft cover, 50pp, bibliography, ISBN 0959946527,
AUD$20.00 (incl p+h in Aus)

Available from
Glen Innes & District Historical Society Inc
PO Box 371, Glen Innes NSW 2370, Australia
A Short History of Glen Innes

Glen Innes Hospital 1874-1956
Glen Innes Hospital 1874–1956
compiled by Jeannie Ross Fraser, a collection of articles containing information gathered from The Glen Innes Examiner newspaper and other sources to record the history of the hospital and many of its medical and nursing staff, from its inception until it relocated to new premises
A4, soft cover, 74pp, index, photographs,
ISBN 9780646569840, AUD$20.00 (incl p+h in Aus)

Available from
Glen Innes & District Historical Society Inc
PO Box 371, Glen Innes NSW 2370, Australia

Scottish Pioneers of the Glen Innes District
compiled by A W Cameron and Eve Chappell, the result of an enquiry about the part played by the Scots in the early history of the district, this book meticulously records details of the Scottish pioneers who settled in the area
A5, soft cover, 80pp, index, map, photographs, references,
ISBN 0646305549, AUD$20.00 (incl p+h in Aus)


Available from
Glen Innes & District Historical Society Inc
PO Box 371, Glen Innes NSW 2370, Australia
Scottish Pioneers of the Glen Innes District

The Boer War: A perspective from the Glen Innes Examiner 1899-1902
The Boer War: A perspective from the Glen Innes Examiner 1899–1902
compiled by A W Cameron, contains extracts from the newspaper, commencing on 23 May 1899 and ending on 13 June 1902 when local soldiers returned home, plus names of those honoured on the Glen Innes Boer War Monument
A5, soft cover, 120pp, index, maps,
ISBN 0959946535, AUD$25.00 (incl p+h in Aus)

Available from
Glen Innes & District Historical Society Inc
PO Box 371, Glen Innes NSW 2370, Australia

Goulburn
Goulburn Pioneer Cemeteries: St Saviours, Mortis Street, Towrang Stockade, Jewish and St Patricks College
2013 Jan L Grant & June F Penny, contains complete headstone transcriptions of Goulburns 5 pioneer cemeteries (earliest from 1831): verses, stonemason, condition of headstone & surround, historical notes, selected photographs, location grids, surname index, bibliographic references, details of small number of unmarked burials
B5, soft cover, 282pp, b&w photos, appendix, select bibliography, index
ISBN 9780987487308, AUD$48.40 (incl p+h in Aus)

Available from
Jan Grant and June Penny
PO Box 457, Dickson ACT 2602, Australia
Goulburn Pioneer Cemeteries

Gundagai
Gundagai North and Gundagai South Monumental Inscriptions
Gundagai North and Gundagai South Monumental Inscriptions
Recorded to June 1979, includes historical foreword, grave location plans and illustrations
A4, soft cover, 44pp, AUD$13.40 (incl p+h in Aus)

Available from
The Heraldry & Genealogy Society of Canberra Inc
GPO Box 585, Canberra ACT 2601, Australia

Monumental Inscriptions and Burials: Gundagai Cemeteries 1846–2010 Gundagai South Cemetery, Gundagai North Cemetery, North Gundagai Lawn Cemetery and Columbarium Wall
2011 compiled by Jan Grant and June Penny, includes the lawn cemetery and columbarium plus 82 victims of historical floods in the district; 1,778 headstone inscriptions which record the deaths of 2,374 people; a further 192 persons without a headstone together with 336 persons known to be buried in the cemeteries for whom no exact place of burial has been identified
A4, soft cover, 164pp, index, location map, list of monumental masons, photographs, references ISBN 9781876393304, AUD$39.00 (incl p+h in Aus)

Available from
Jan Grant and June Penny
PO Box 457, Dickson ACT 2602, Australia
Gundagai Cemeteries 1846-2010

Gunnedah
In the Line of Fire: Gunnedah and Districts Role in the Great War
2014 Ron McLean, from a community of about 3,000 people the roll of personnel probably exceeded 600 and 150 lost their lives; this book commemorates all those who served and still called Gunnedah home
225 x 280mm, hard cover, 208pp, illustrations, maps, photographs, bibliography, index, ISBN 9780646902784, AUD$60.00 (incl p+h in Aus)


Available from
Gunnedah & District Historical Society Inc
PO Box 244, Gunnedah NSW 2380, Australia
In the Line of Fire: Gunnedah and District's Role in the Great War

Harden–Murrumburrah
Monumental Inscriptions and Burials Harden Shire Cemeteries...
Monumental Inscriptions and Burials Harden Shire Cemeteries: Harden–Murrumburrah, Currawong, Galong, Jugiong and Wombat
2005 edited by Jan Grant and June Penny, contains over 2,800 headstone inscriptions & 1,580 burial records for the historic NSW district of the Harden Shire, including Harden–Murrumburrah denominational cemeteries, Lawn cemetery, columbarium, small cemeteries of Currawong, Galong, Jugiong, Wombat
A4, soft cover, 207pp, index, maps, photos, bibliography
ISBN 1876393238, AUD$48.00 (incl p+h in Aus)

Available from
The Heraldry & Genealogy Society of Canberra Inc.
GPO Box 585, Canberra ACT 2601, Australia

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